Course Overview

This course is aimed at paint technicians who are looking to refresh their techniques in preparation for undertaking the ATA Senior Paint Assessment.

Learners will study and practice the skills and techniques needed to fully prepare them for the ATA Assessment.

Main areas covered include:

  • Cosmetic plastic repairs
  • Application of textured finishes
  • Blending/fadeout techniques
  • Paint fault rectification

Candidates may wish to bring their own breathing apparatus and spray equipment but this can be supplied by the College.

Progression Options

Candidates may wish to go on to one of our other short courses available or apply for Automotive Technician Accreditation ATA).

  • ATA Senior Panel/Paint/MET
  • Plastic component repair

Course Summary

Course Title ATA Senior Paint Familiarisation
Entry Requirements

need to have gained relevant experience in body repair/paint and have their own
safety clothing and footwear.

Start Date
Start Time  
End Time  
Remaining Places  


I really enjoy studying at Bridgwater & Taunton College. All of my lessons have a friendly atmosphere and my tutors push me to be the best I can be. Studying here has allowed me to gain the qualifications I need to go on to degree level.

Myles Fisher

Additional Information

Add to Shortlist

© 2018 Bridgwater & Taunton College, Bath Road, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4PZ, United Kingdom | Terms / Privacy / Cookies | Accessibility Made by Wave